Investment Funds 

Whether you are a corporate, institutional or private investor looking to establish an investment vehicle or to invest in a portfolio company or you are the company in which funds invest, you benefit from a leader in the field whose unparalleled track record and experience you can rely on. At SWA, you plug into the most professional lawyers and business leaders, who have been helping clients through all stages of development from incubation and start-up to emergence and maturity.

Ranked repeatedly in the first tier for its work and service in investment funds by international legal directory Legal 500, we are regularly called on by U.S. and international clients for advice in relation to their work managing and investing in private investment funds, managed accounts and special purpose investment vehicles. Clients benefit from our understanding of the details of your business and your objectives with a broader, global business outlook.

As a result, we are a go to firm for some of the most heavyweight fund managers, investors and other private investment market participants. We advise on the establishment of a diverse array of private investment funds, including:

  • Venture capital funds
  • Growth capital funds
  • Private equity funds
  • Hedge funds
  • Secondary funds
  • Real estate funds
  • Specialty funds
  • Funds of funds

This strong track record, depth and expertise help us have the “clear advantage over other firms,” described in the investment funds chapter in Legal 500 EMEA.